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SASL::SCRAM - Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL)
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SASL::SCRAM(n) 0.1 tcllib "Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL)"


SASL::SCRAM - Implementation of SASL SCRAM mechanism for Tcl


  • package require Tcl 8.2
  • package require SASL::SCRAM ?0.1?


This package provides the SCRAM authentication mechanism for the Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL).

Please read the documentation for package sasl for details.


  1. Newman, C. et al., "Salted Challenge Response Authentication Mechanism (SCRAM) SASL and GSS-API Mechanisms", RFC 5802, July 2010, (


Sergei Golovan

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This document, and the package it describes, will undoubtedly contain bugs and other problems. Please report such in the category sasl of the Tcllib Trackers. Please also report any ideas for enhancements you may have for either package and/or documentation.

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